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Chapter Eleven
Hungry Planet: Stories of Plant Diseases

Internet Resources

APSnet Education Center
      Plant Disease Lessons
                Coffee rust
                Soybean rust
                     Ferrugem da soja (Portuguese)
                Stem rust of wheat
                White pine blister rust


Cereal Rusts

Borlaug Global Rust Initiative

Rust Spore: A Global Wheat Rust Monitoring System (sponsored by the FAO of the United Nations)
This site includes links to RustMapper, which uses Google Earth to monitor the movement of Ug99

USDA—ARS Cereal Disease Laboratory

Virulent New Strains of Rust Fungus Endanger World Wheat


Soybean Rust

National Information System for the Regional IPM Centers: Soybean Rust

USDA Soybean Rust Web Site



Daylily Rust Fact Sheet

Using Rust Fungi for Biological Control of Invasive Plants: Phragmidium violaceum on Blackberries in Oregon